Campus Expansion: Fast Facts
Triangle Park Property/"River Campus"
Owner: University of Portland (purchased from Triangle Park LLC in December 2008)
Acreage: 35 acres.
Waterfront: Approximately 2,250 feet.
Location: Directly adjacent to the University of Portland campus to the west, on the Willamette River.
McCormick and Baxter Property
Owner: McCormick and Baxter Creosoting Company
Acreage: 43 acres, plus 15 acres of sediments beneath the Willamette River
Waterfront: Approximately 2,000 feet
Location: Northwest of the University of Portland campus and directly adjacent to the Triangle Park property, on the Willamette River.
McCormick and Baxter Site Cleanup
Pilings removed: 1601
Solid waste removed: 2700 tons
Staples removed: 87000
Sediment cap area:
Total area: 23 acres
130,944 tons of sand
600 tons of organoclay
7,200 tons of ACB
12,585 tons of filter gravel
23,250 tons of 6 inch rock armoring
23,300 tons of 10 inch rock armoring
568 tons of riprap
9,914 tons of sand overlay
30,000 tons of topsoil
Total tonnage; 215,000 tons (430,000,000 pounds)
Directions & Maps
5000 N. Willamette Blvd., Portland, OR 97203-5798
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